From now thru spring they may be as shallow as one ft. When you see wakes taking off from the boat, Stop
quite often, during this time of year, while traveling in the Jon boat in Shallow water, I see a huge swirl. Tom is right. As well a guy I know used to always set out Trot lines this time of year, and I asked him what he use to check them with, and he said he walked.. As in the water was knee to waist deep. lately this is where I have been setting my small Jug lines at, and have done well, no monsters yet, but always fish.